What is Community Engagement?
Community engagement (CE) at McMaster University is defined as:
- valuing the expert knowledge and passion that members of the community (both local and global) have about their communities and issues affecting them
- fostering ongoing collaboration between University and community partners on how to better understand and consider the issues identified as priorities by local and global communities
- performing research, teaching and service with community members and partners for the public good within the local or global community.